According to Secure Wrap's five-year agreement with the county, the firm pays Miami-Dade a percentage of its gross revenues. That deal is supposed to end this year, but despite pleas from Miami-Dade Inspector General Chris Mazzella, the TSA and the aviation department have no plans to put out a new bid for the baggage-wrapping services. Earlier this month, Mazzella notified the aviation department's director, Jose Abreu, that security measures the TSA placed on Secure Wrap so the company could still do business in the post-9/11 era does not justify letting the firm hold on to its business without competition. Since this past September, Mazzella has been exhorting aviation department officials to put Secure Wrap's contract up for grabs, to no avail.
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